Nationals Div 2


The Nationals Div 2 event showcases universities from around Australia and is utilised by sporting teams to qualify for the Nationals Div 1 event. Teams must finish in either first or second place in their sports to qualify for promotion to Nationals Div 1 the following year.

Event Details
2018 Nationals Div 2
Sunday 1st - Thursday 5th July
Gold Coast, Queensland
Competitor Costs

Please click here for the 2018 Competitor Payment Packages.

The Deakin Dragon Payment covers five (5) nights accommodation, team functions, social uniform and merchandise kit, playing uniform kit, and other miscellaneous items such as Deakin Insurance

2018 Deakin Dragon Sports

Badminton (M/W), Basketball (M), Futsal (M/W), Handball (MX), Netball (W), Tennis (M), Touch (MX) and Volleyball (M/W)  

Please note that this list is subject to change as some of the currently listed sports may not be offered due to playing standard, lack of interest and/or other reasons.

If you are interested in information about any of the above sports, please click here for a current list of our 2018 Deakin Dragon Team Managers and contact them directly or click here to express your interest.

Recruitment Process

Selection for Uni Games events is based on ability in order to ensure the strongest possible team is selected to represent Deakin University. For additional information, just click on the following links:

Deakin Dragons Selection Policy

Sport Grade Classifications

Trials for all sports are conducted in Trimester 1 and practice squads are selected. Trials will commence in the week starting Monday 19th March.

Students who were unable to attend trials have the opportunity to attend scheduled training sessions throughout the year in an attempt to make the practice squad. Please contact team managers to find out trial information or click here for the current list of scheduled trials.


  • Students must be currently enrolled in Trimester 1 at Deakin University.
  • Students must participate in team selection trials or attend a subsequent training session to try out for the team.
  • Students must attend team training sessions prior to the event.
  • Students must adhere to the 2018 Deakin Dragons Participation Agreement and Code of Conduct.

Additional Information

Please contact Sheridan Nicol for further information about Nationals Div 2.